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what doc will say. cowboys interim head coach jason gator enthusiastic, upbeat, encouraging in his -- garrett, enthusiastic, upbeat, encouraging. the giants hosting the boys. 2nd quarter giants trail 9-3. eli manning pass pick bid brian mccann, a yard into the end zone. he's going the other way, 101 yards on the interception return for a touchdown, the longest in dallas history. cowboys led 16-3. there were two power outages in the 3rd quarter lasting 7 minutes. that's scary -- 11 minutes. that's scary stuff, but they got the power back on. 3rd and 10 two plays later kitna connects with felix jones, 71 yards for another big touchdown. the cowboys make a winner out of jason garrett upsetting the first place giants 33-20 with just their second win of the season. >> one of the things that we emphasized to our players is come to work each and every day.
do great on wednesday. let's be great on thursday and friday and that gives you a chance to be great on sunday. i think the intensity in all three areas, guys fighting for each other, playing for each other, different guys getting involved, guys who haven't been around, newer guys in different roles, i think everybody stepped up and played well together. the giants are an awfully good football team. we know that. >> he's got the cliches down. when we come back a fantastic finish in the nfl, this just one of them. you will not believe how these games played out. stay with us.
>> welcome back to the show, dave feldman here. last week brett favre threw for a career best 446 yards against arizona. the win may have saved brad childress' job at least for a week. today in chicago a bad brett, a worse outcome may have put mr. childress right back on the hot seat. favre starting his 294th consecutive regular season game, extending his record. 2nd quarter vikes up 7-3. favre steps up and throws to a wide open percy harvin. 53 yards for the touchdown, gave the vikes a 10-7 lead and favre says he's no. 1. unfortunately it would be their last lead if you're a vikes man. in the 4th jake cutler, his first catch of the year, it's a good one. favre throws three interceptions. bears defeat the vikes 27-13. battle of the ryan brothers on the left, rex, the head coach
of the jets, rob, the defensive coordinator of the browns. they're having fun in the pregame. final minute, no fun now browns failed 27-13. three yards for the game tying touchdown. the game goes into overtime tied 20-20. rex would have one last chance in the extra period. 24 seconds left. mark sanchez to santonio holmes. holmes gets past three defenders, goes 97 yards for the game winning touchdown. jets defeat the browns 26-20 in o.t., move to 7-2. new york becomes the first nfl team to win back to backroad teams. in jacksonville final seconds, tied 24-24. david girard throws the hail mary up the left side. the texans bat the ball down right into the arms of the jaguars receiver mike thomas.
girard says are you kidding me? right into the screen no. 29. glover quin tries to bat it down but bats it more up than down. thomas takes advantage. jags defeat the texans 31-24 to finish, got to be our play of the day. they improve to 5-4. the caps return to home ice looking to start a new winning streak. the alexs have something to say about it, that and more when we come back. [ man ] are you aware that verizon fios brings fiber optics to your home
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welcome back. the capitals lost to the sabres last night, their first lost in november. this afternoon they hosted the thrashers at the verizon center hoping to avoid back to back losses for only the second time this season. 90 seconds in alex ovechkin kicks up the left side. his shot deflects off the stick, then off the glove of goalie chris mason. later in the 1st atlanta turns it over. alex ovechkin, the rush into the zone, a perfect pass to alexander semin who backhands it past chris mason. semin's 13th of the year. caps led 3-1 after one. 2nd period, you don't want to get hit by one of those. later in the 2nd period caps lead 4-3. alex ovechkin has it stolen by andrew ladd. shot bounces off michal
neuvirth's noggin. it's in tied at 4. steckel dropped it to john erskine whose slapper goes in, erskine's second goal in four games, just the ninth of his career. caps defeat the thrashers 6-4 to improve to an nhl best 9-1 at home. maryland basketball has already experienced march madness in november. the terps needed a final second game winning shot from freshman deshawn howard on wednesday knightage charleston by one. this afternoon -- terps up 10- 3. a aforementioned howard nails the three to put the terps up 10. later in the half maryland leading 38-24, cliff tucker the steal, goes coast to coast, two of his 16s. terps led by 23 at the half.
2nd half maryland up and george williams is there for the rebound. williams with a game high 20 and 11 boards and maryland cruises 89-59 the final. howard won its opener on friday. today they faced eighth ranked purdue in lafayette no less. bison down 16 at the break. 2nd half howard with the bait gets the defender in the air, then hits the jumper. leery with a team high 10 but they still trail by 25 and it was just too much purdue. john hart, one of the boilermakers 13 three's. howard goes down 76-41. when we return, why did clinton portis go back to school? spending some time with some of his young fans, that and more when we continue. [ man ] are you aware that verizon fios brings fiber optics to your home
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